Welcome to the new website for Cardiff University's African Caribbean Society.
We celebrate the rich diversity and flavour of Africa and the Caribbean by organising social, educational and cultural events to engage the University and the local community as a whole.
Click the bottom right corner of the icon above for our drop-down menu.As we build up this site, go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/178949355509059/ & http://groups.cardiffstudents.com/acs/about/ for more info.
Mexican White Boy by Matt De La Pena Dreams of Significant Girlsby Cristina Garcia If I Tell by Janet Gurtler Liarby Justine Larbalestier Black, White, Other: In Search of Nina Armstrong by Joan Steinau Lester Cuba 15 by Nancy Osa Bleeding Violet by Dia Reeves The Latte Rebellion by Sarah Jamila Stevenson Skim by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
Since finding out many of my ancestors were from Ethiopia I have been doing some research. Rastas and Ethiopia is not new, but there is also a lot of hostility towards them on some forums. FULL story HERE
Dr. Christopher Winter Medical Director and neurology specialist at Martha Jefferson Hospital Sleep Medicine Center, asks, “Is soursop the Caribbean secret for perfect sleep?” He says that many Caribbean people claim to get a good night’s sleep with soursop.
Soursop — what’s soursop? It turns out that soursop (Annona muricata) is a fruit mainly grown in tropical climates. It has many other names, including guanábana, graviola, anona, and sirsak. As a …..[Full article HERE]